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Sacha Baron Cohen explains how he crashed Pence speech dressed as Trump

Sacha Baron Cohen explains how he crashed Pence speech dressed as Trump

Actor Sacha Baron Cohen says he has “had a longstanding distaste for the president,” but that didn’t stop him from impersonating him. The actor talked to the New York Times about donning a prosthetic face and body and showing up at Vice President’s Mike Pence speech at a Conservative Political Action Conference last February. “Obviously,…MORE

Chris Pratt can go from the famous Chrises, according to Twitter

Chris Pratt can go from the famous Chrises, according to Twitter

Twitter has decided that, if given a choice, it chooses to cancel Chris Pratt. It all started when TV writer/producer Amy Berg tweeted over the weekend, “One has to go,” along with pictures of Pratt, Chris Hemsworth, Chris Pine and Chris Evans. The tweet — about the group known as the four famous Chrises —…MORE

‘Brokeback Mountain’ set for virtual reading with all-transgender cast

‘Brokeback Mountain’ set for virtual reading with all-transgender cast

Fifteen years after “Brokeback Mountain” was released, the screenplay is set for a virtual remake with an all-transgender cast. The film, starring Heath Ledger and Jake Gyllenhaal as two cowboys who secretly fall in love, was written by Larry McMurtry and Diana Ossana and directed by Ang Lee. The new reading will stream online on…MORE

Kanye West responds to Issa Rae’s ‘SNL’ joke: ‘I’m praying for her’

Kanye West responds to Issa Rae’s ‘SNL’ joke: ‘I’m praying for her’

Kanye West is speaking out after being mentioned in Issa Rae’s “Saturday Night Live” skit. The “Insecure” actress played a lawyer for the NAACP appearing on Kenan Thompson’s made-up morning talk show, “Your Voice Chicago,” about the upcoming presidential election. In the first moments of the skit, Rae said she would be “voting for everybody…MORE

‘Supermaket Sweep’ hopes to get you swept into the fun

‘Supermaket Sweep’ hopes to get you swept into the fun

A little more than seven months ago, I stood in a line at my local Vons supermarket with a rack of frozen ribs and a frozen turkey in my cart. I’ve never cooked ribs before and the calendar was closer to Valentine’s Day than Thanksgiving, but I didn’t know when I’d get another opportunity to…MORE

Rhonda Fleming, film star in the 1940s and 1950s, dies at 97

Rhonda Fleming, film star in the 1940s and 1950s, dies at 97

Rhonda Fleming, a film star in the 1940s and 50s known as the “Queen of Technicolor,” has died, according to her assistant. She was 97. Fleming died October 14 in Santa Monica, California, from aspiration pneumonia, her assistant Carla Sapon said. She had been in the hospital about a week, Sapon said. Fleming was discovered…MORE

Justin Bieber’s ‘Lonely’ shows the dark side of childhood stardom

What if you had it all but nobody to call? Justin Bieber shows the dark side of childhood stardom in the new music video for “Lonely.” The video was released at midnight on Friday. As of Saturday, it’s already racked up over 8 million views. A 14-year-old Jacob Tremblay, who plays Bieber, dons the signature…MORE

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